Arts & Entertainment

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Rami Malek Speaking Arabic Is Truly the Sexiest Thing You’ll Ever Listen To

Rami Malek Speaking Arabic Is Truly the Sexiest Thing You’ll Ever Listen To

by Karima Galal

Okay so, by now you should know who Egyptian-American actor Rami Malek is. If you have no idea who he (AKA my boyfriend) is, I have one question for you: HOW DARE YOU?     Malek gained popularity by playing the main character in USA Network’s hit series, Mr. Robot, alongside Christian Slater. The Egyptian […]

Meet the First Muslim Actor to Win an Emmy

Meet the First Muslim Actor to Win an Emmy

by Shams Ahmed

British-Pakistani actor Riz Ahmed won the Emmy for best actor in a limited series or a television movie last night for his performance in The Night Of. His win meant more than just an award.     Ahmed became the first Muslim actor, as well as the first South-Asian actor, to win an acting Emmy […]

Reham Saeed Covering ‘Despacito’ Is the Worst Thing You’ll Watch Today

Reham Saeed Covering ‘Despacito’ Is the Worst Thing You’ll Watch Today

Reham Saeed, AKA TV host of “Sabaya El-Kheir,” just gave people another reason to dislike her.     The number one song this summer (that’s not “Shape of You” by Ed Sheeran), “Despacito” by Luis Fonsi & Daddy Yankee, was a subject to many horrible covers and parodies. The world honestly did not need any […]

Egypt Selects ‘Sheikh Jackson’ as Its Nominee for the Oscars’ Best Foreign-Language Film Category

Egypt Selects ‘Sheikh Jackson’ as Its Nominee for the Oscars’ Best Foreign-Language Film Category

  Culture vultures, it’s a beautiful morning to wake up to and feel proud that you’re Egyptian. Egypt has chosen director Amr Salama’s Sheikh Jackson as its nominee for the Oscars’ best foreign-language film.   The movie tells the story of a a bearded Islamic cleric, played by Ahmed El Fishawy, with a secret passion […]

Egyptian Reveals What Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ Is About, and We Are Shook

Egyptian Reveals What Taylor Swift’s ‘Look What You Made Me Do’ Is About, and We Are Shook

  Taylor Swift released “Look What You Made Me Do” on August 24, and the world as we know it has never been the same again. The old Taylor died and so did we BECAUSE HAVE YOU HEARD THE SONG? #Shook     And because she is T-Swift, AKA the Queen of Cryptic Messages, her […]

Haifa Wehbe’s Vacation Photos Will Make You Not Want to Wear a Swimsuit Ever Again

Haifa Wehbe’s Vacation Photos Will Make You Not Want to Wear a Swimsuit Ever Again

Social media users may have been obsessing over Queen Ahlam’s latest look, and classy makeover last week, but it looks like this week’s social media obsession will also be another queen. Specifically, Queen MJK, also known as Haifa Wehbe. The “Boos El Wawa” singer has just posted pictures of herself in a sizzling black monokini, […]

Egypt’s Consumer Protection Agency Bans Orange Ad Following Social Media Backlash

Egypt’s Consumer Protection Agency Bans Orange Ad Following Social Media Backlash

  Orange’s latest campaign was initially designed with the intention of encouraging our Egypt’s team to qualify for FIFA’s 2018 World Cup. Atef Yaqoub, Head of the Consumer Protection Authority, however has received multiple complaints regarding the ad’s content. Indeed, Ghada Waly, Minister of Solidarity, has been quite vocal about her disapproval of this new […]

Ahlam Proves She Is Still THE Queen with This Jaw-Dropping Makeover

Ahlam Proves She Is Still THE Queen with This Jaw-Dropping Makeover

  We love queen Ahlam Alshamsi. She is the epitome of television entertainment and extravaganza. The Emirati singer is quite known for her lavish lifestyle, over-the-top jewelry and non-apologetic attitude. And while we’ve all come to love her as one of the four judges of Arab Idol, Ahlam just started a new journey on another […]

Rami Malek Looks Glorious as Freddie Mercury in This ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Teaser Photo

Rami Malek Looks Glorious as Freddie Mercury in This ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Teaser Photo

We won’t be able to see Rami Malek play Queen’s leading man Freddie Mercury in “Bohemian Rhapsody” until 2018, but we are so ready it hurts.     To anyone who has doubted the Mr. Robot star, saying he wouldn’t be a great Freddie, well, your opinion is irrelevant because Entertainment Weekly just released the […]

Egyptian Artist Transforms Metro Tickets into Beautiful Works of Art

Egyptian Artist Transforms Metro Tickets into Beautiful Works of Art

  It takes a true artist to see beauty and adventure in a small yellow piece of paper. Egyptian artist, Tarek Ahmed, posted a Facebook album of Metro tickets turned into tiny imaginary worlds. Ahmed basically wonders if we as human beings could ever reach all of the illustrated destinations using one ticket.     […]